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May 28, 2012 7:00am PDT
brown. look forward to that. we're going to begin with that severe weather, including tropical storm beryl. really putting a damper on the holiday plans of millions of americans. the weather channel's mike seidel is in jacksonville beach, florida, this morning. mike, good morning to you. >> and good morning, savannah, from triple digit heat in parts of the midwest to the hottest may weather on record in that part of the country to the second tropical storm of the season, four days before the official start of the hurricane season, millions of americans are enduring some extreme weather this holiday weekend. with maximum sustained winds just below hurricane force, tropical storm beryl made landfall just after midnight near jacksonville, florida, where city officials canceled all outdoor memorial day events. >> everything is going to be shut down. we're really preparing for this tropical storm, and it's all about safety. we want people safe through this storm. >> reporter: from florida to south carolina, the tropical storm has whipped up the surf. creating dangerous rip currents. dozen
ABC
May 13, 2012 2:00am PDT
billion deficit at the beginning of the year has now nearly doubled. governor brown is telling voters to raise taxes or there will be severe cuts. >> next weekend seniors at san set to gradgrad wait but students with more time to go are bracing for here cuts in higher tuition. students are thinking about finding another parttime job. >> i might need to get one more parttime job even the i'm already working 15 hours now. >> this latest jolt came from governor brown who announced the $9 billion budget deficit preticketed in january has now ballooned to $16 billion. he says tax revenues have not increased as much as expected because the economy has not bounced back. the governor used the opportunity to make another sales pitch for his november tax initiative. >> the plan, asks high income earners to pay up to 3% more in their income seven for seven years. it will increase sales taxes by one-fourth of one percent for four years. >> without the tax hike the governor is warning of deep cuts to public safety and social service programs as well as to california colleges and schools. the san f
NBC
May 14, 2012 11:00pm PDT
is in debt. so, governor brown introduced more painful cuts. the plan, to reduce help for mothers getting off welfare. and cuts to the schools and the court system. nbc bay area cheryl hurt joins us from el cerrito tonight. these cuts run deep. >> reporter: they do, raj. a lot of people had been waiting, holding their breath for the governor's revised budget. but now that it's here, the future looks grim for a lot of people, including state workers. this state worker didn't want to reveal our identity. but didn't mind telling us how proposed cuts would affect her personally. she has two children. one she adopted four years ago. >> there's a chance if they keep cutting our paying my adopted child will have to go back because i can't afford her. >> reporter: she says she can't believe that governor brown is looking at state workers to balance a huge budget gap. in january, brown estimated the budget short fall to be $9 billion. now, the deficit is nearly $16 billion. the governor calls it a day of reckoning. >> the short-term pain is real. i think the greater good is to balance the revenue with
ABC
May 13, 2012 6:00am PDT
billion budget deficit. governor jerry brown announced yesterday the shortfall and nearly twice what was expected and he's warning bigger cuts and higher taxes could be on the way. abc7 news reporter john alston shows us the potential impact. >> reporter: next weekend seniors at san francisco state are set to graduate, but students who still have more time to go are bracing for more cuts and higher tuition. students like kenny lee, who is thinking about finding another part-time job. >> i want to get one more part-time job even though i am already working around 15 hours a week now. probably i will need to get one more just to support myself and to pay my tuition. >> this latest jolt came from governor brown who released this video, announcing that $9 billion budget deficit predicted in january has now ballooned to $16 billion. he says tax revenues have not increased as much as expected because the economy has not bounced back. the governor used the opportunity to make another sales pitch for his november tax initiative. >>> the plan as high income earners to pay up to 3% more in the
ABC
May 13, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. >> what reverend brown says is a need for inclusion. >> there are people in this nation who happen to be gay or lesbian, and they deserve to have equal protection under the law. >> it is important for me to go ahead and affirm that i think same-sex couples should be able to get married. >> president obama's historic endorsement pushed the subject back into the spotlight but former san francisco mayor and gavin newsom has a role in changing the national dialogue. he deidentified the law and allowed same-sex marriage at city hall. and today he was on "meet the press" to discuss the president's new position. >> i'm proud of the president and proud he is on the right side of hoyt and proud he did it during an election. >> reverend brown is quick to point out his church will not be performing same-sex weddings. he describes it as a wedge issue, design to divide the african-american community and diminish support for president obama. >> we're not going to be duped or fooled. let anybody do something that would derail the re-election of this man, mr. barack obama. >> but opponents to same
ABC
May 14, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. so far 28,000 customers have opted out of the smart meter. >> and governor brown's new budget is on the table. some will like it and some will not. his challenge is dealing with a bigger than expected deficit of $16 billion. abc 7 news is in sacramento to explain how he intends to do that. >> i'm laying out pretty tough cuts. >> governor brown broke bad news to californians. the state financial picture has worsened since his original prose passal in january. >> we're going to have to cut deeper, i'm linking a series of reductions real increased aus stare ti. please increase taxes temporarily. >> and the federal government rejokting some of the cuts the deficit jumped to $16 billion forcing the governor to propose deeper cuts now include cutting state borker pay by 5% shutting down operations for one day per week and recusing number of hours seniors and disabled get at home by 7%. disabled advocates say cutting their home care further makes it harder to avoid nursing home autos my cooking, cleaning and bathing would be affected. i would get less services which those services ar
ABC
May 22, 2012 4:30am PDT
of the probe but stems from the shooting death of 20-year-old rahim brown. police sergeant shot brown seven time saying he saw brown trying to stab another officer with a screwdriver. a female witness denies the stabbing occurred. >>> alameda county board of supervisors holding a special meeting today to select at least three vying to replace nadia lockyer she resigned april 20th, she said she needed to focus on recovery from abusive relationship and to raise her child. the board has until june 19th to appoint someone or that will go to the governor. eight have submitted applications. the three selected today will be interviewed next week. the board is expected to make its selection june 5th. >>> in a couple of hours from now the first federal hearing on jpmorgan chase begins on capitol hill. the banking committee will hear from two regulators head of the sec and commodities future trading commission. [ unintelligible ] jpmorgan chase's ceo jamie dimon is not scheduled to be at the hearing hess expected to testify next month. >>> 4 -- 4:45. president obama and mitt romney hit the fundraisin
NBC
May 21, 2012 11:00am PDT
, and yes, they will be deep. governor jerry brown asking for more help from state workers to try to help balance the budget. >> the governor is now proposing state workers move to a four day nine and a half hour work week, losing two hours or 5% of their pay per week. he has also taken cell phones from state workers and offered a proposal to roll back health and pension benefits. the proposed cuts come as governor brown pushes a tax increase that will appear on the november ballot. >> and if you want to vote on the tax increases or any other issue for that matter, you need to be registered. today is the final day to be eligible for the june primary. christie smith is live in oakland with more of the impact this year's issues could have on the turnout. christie, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, jon. tonight is the deadline to register for the primary. the ballot may look different on the state level. locally, things will be pretty much the same, except for certain districts like here in alameda county, school funding is a key issue that voters will have to decide. the state is now
NBC
May 29, 2012 11:00am PDT
, mid-80s inland. then the return of the 90s, and i am not talking about bobby brown on the "today" show yesterday, talking about hot weather in the bay area. get ready for that. >> that's your prerogative. good call on bobby brown. like we're going to dance going to lunch. >> i'm in the mood. >> all right. >>> coming up, a story that may be hard to swallow for fish lovers. radiation from japan's nuclear disaster showing up in tuna off the california coast. >>> and for the second time this month, northern italy devastated by a powerful earthquake. we have an update coming up. >>> we try to eek out good news from the latest housing report straight ahead. >>> and here is a live look. that's the sonul grade. traffic moving fine. looks to be clear skies there. we will get the muleteolrologis loometeorologist christina loren when we come back. stay with us. re >>> it is being described as a coordinated blow to syrian president assad's regime. expelling diplomats in syria. this follows a massacre of more than 100 on friday. the countries involved in the expulsions are expected to push for toug
NBC
May 14, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. governor brown is proposing deemer cuts to social services. nbc bay area's jodi hernandez joins us from oakland this evening with the new details. good evening, jodi. >> reporter: raj, governor jerry brown delivered the gloomy budget news this morning. he says californians are going to have to brace for bigger cuts than expected and that's a direct result of living beyond our means. >> i'm upset. i'm really upset because this is affecting my family. >> reporter: that's how many people are feeling after governor jerry brown announced his plans to bridge a huge budget hole. recipients like belle could soon be losing their welfare-to-work benefits as the governor looks for ways to cut state spending. >> i'm worried about how i'm going to support my family now, how i'm going to support my 10-year-old daughter, the income, where am i going to get the income. it is going to go, where am i going to support my mom and my daughter? >> reporter: cal works is one of the many programs that will take a hit. governor jerry brown announced the budget deficit is much bigger than he predicted. back in j
ABC
May 13, 2012 9:00am PDT
. governor jerry brown announced yesterday to shortfall is nearly twice what was expected. she warning that bigger cuts and higher taxes could be on the way. news reporter john alston showing us the potential impact. >> next weekend seniors at san francisco state are set to graduate but students who have more time are bracing for higher tuition students like kenny who is thinking about another part time job. >> i may be getting one more part-time job, but i'm working about 15 hours now. so i would get one to pay. >> they announced the $9 billion budget deficit predicted in january has ballooned to $16 billion. he says tax revenues have not increased as much as expected because the economy has not bounced back. he used the opportunity to make another sales pitch for november tax initiative. >> it has high income earners to pay 3% more in income taxes for seven years. it will increase sales taxes by one-fourth of 1% for four years. >> without it he is warning to deep cuts to safety and social service programs as well as california colleges and schools. the san francisco union district sa
Telemundo
May 15, 2012 11:00pm PDT
al parecer el gobernador brown tiene otros planes y ante la severa crisis en el presupuesto, quiere usar ese dinero con otro proposito. orson aguilar/dir.instituto greenlining pues para la gente que necesita ayuda es muy triste, porque la procuradura pelio muy duro para recibir estos fondos de los bancos, estos fondos deben ser usados para lo que ella pelio brown lo usaria para vivienda pero no para prevenir los embargos hipotecarios sino para pagar por nuevos proyectos de vivienda asequible ..... aqui no hay solucion facil pero uno hay que recordarse que si los fondos llegaron al estado por una razon se deberian usar para esa razon el dinero se supone que seria para pagar a consejeros expertos y prevenir mas ejecuciones hipotecarias, segun la procuradora estatal kamala harris...ayuda que dicen todavia se necesita.... nancy rosales/busca una modificacion tristemente el banco no te oye como te va a oir cuando tienes a alguien que tiene un poquito mas educacion de todo esto por si misma, nancy trato dos veces de lograr modificar su prestamo sin ninguna suerte...ahora con la asistencia
NBC
May 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
, bobby brown's first interview since the death of his ex-wife whitney houston. >> fans, people who say they were close to whitney, say her life went downhill when she met bobby brown. how do you respond to that? >> his answer in a raw and revealing interview with matt. >>> and feeling the heat. a mother charged with child endangerment for taking her 5-year-old daughter to a tanning booth. but she claims it's all a big misunderstanding "today," but she claims it's all a big misunderstanding "today," wednesday, may 2nd, 2012. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> and welcome to "today" on this wednesday morning. i'm ann curry. >> good morning, everybody, i'm savannah guthrie. matt is on assignment. and this morning u.s. officials are casting doubt on the taliban's claim that those suicide bombings were tied to president obama's visit, saying it would be hard to pull together a complex attack on such short notice. >> the president used his trip on the one-year anniversary of the death of osama bin laden to outline the future role of the u.s. military in afghanistan. in a speec
NBC
May 15, 2012 4:30am PDT
investigation. i'm christie smith. i'll have that story coming up. >>> governor brown calling for deep cuts in his new state budget. where all the money's coming from. >>> and it's pink slip day for teachers across the state. why it may not be all bad news. >>> let's take a quick look live outside early morning on the golden gate bridge. you can see a little bit of a foggy cast over those lights. we'll fill you in on what's happening on this tuesday, may 15th, "today in the bay." >>> good morning, everybody, thank you very much for joining us. the time is just about 4:31. i'm jon kelley. >> and i'm laura garcia-cannon. >> good morning, laura and jon, good morning to you at home. temperatures are running mild this morning. we're mostly in the 50s. a little bit on the chilly side up in the north bay, but we are headed toward about a ten-degree spike in your temperatures from where they ended up yesterday. i'll let you know what that means for your city and more importantly what's to come next. we do have major changes in the forecast. we'll talk through it. 4:31 first. >> i'm doing well, and
NBC
May 29, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. >> reporter: small business owners we talked to including steven cornell who owns browning's hardware store say they've been working for years with the city and county to streamline the process of building and/or opening a business in san francisco. >> we all have to go through the process of some sort. they're going to have to go through a lot more hoops than many businesses. so if they get fast tracked, maybe it will filter down to the rest of us, also. >> reporter: the mayor and other city officials behind the warriors, it will be hard for them not to come out on top. city officials are already creating a time line for the design, review, of the arena hoping the team can move in just in time for the 2017-2018 season. we asked the port commission about today's meeting and also generally about the process of building on the waterfront. they referred all questions to the mayor's office. the mayor's office referred us to another city office, and that staff did not call us back. live in san francisco, kimberly tere, nbc bay area news. >> thank you, kimberly. still ahead, despite burglary in o
NBC
May 28, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. stewart says this year's lack of rain has turned things brown and dry extra early. making the bay area vegetation more flammable than ever. >> the point we've never seen it in 20 years of documentation. we've never seen it this low. we would take off instantaneously in a fire. >> reporter: conditions have led to an earlier start to fire season. beginning today cal fire stations across the bay area are staffed and ready to roll. >> they're geared up to basically save people's homes. life and property is our main focus. >> reporter: cal fire officials say conditions are so dangerous this year, it's crucial for homeowners to do their part. >> each homeowner has to do 150-foot clearance so it makes our job easier. it gives us a fighting chance for them. >> reporter: to add fuel to the situation, fire stations across the bay area and state have been forced to cut back. it just could add up to one of the worst fire seasons in recent history. >> i'm nervous and i'm nervous about the type of fire, how big they're going to get this year and the hack of firefighters on the fire ground and it's g
NBC
May 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
, there is a new online ad that's featuring ashton kutcher that's causing a lot of controversy. he appears in brown face portraying a bollywood producer. some critics have called it racist. the ad has now been pulled. and the company is apologizing. so we'll have more on that. >>> let us begin with a check of the morning's top stories from natalie morales joining us from the news desk. hey, natalie. >> good morning, everyone. secretary of state hillary clinton is in beijing as the fate of that blind chinese disdented is now up in the air. nbc's ian williams is in beijing. ian, good day to you. >> reporter: natalie, with the u.s. brokered deal unraveling, the face of chen guangcheng is turning into a diplomatic nightmare for hillary clinton. they were trying to make it look like business as usual. the secretary of state meeting top chinese officials this morning for previously scheduled talks. addressing human rights only in broad terms. >> we believe that all governments do have to answer to citizens' aspirations for dignity and the rule of law and that no nation can or should deny those rights. >>
CBS
May 18, 2012 7:00am PDT
, and california governor jerry brown talks about taking on his state's $16 billion budget cries nsis in an interview you'll only see on "cbs this morning." >>> facebook goes public this morning. what does the company do now to keep the investors happy. when i see you at 8:00, sacha baron cohen stops by studio 57. >> millions of tons of tsunami debris headed this way. is america ready for it? plus, we remember the queen of disco, donna summer. >> we begin with a look at today's eye opener. your world in 90 seconds. >> newly release video shows martin at a sanford, florida, 7-eleven buying skittles and iced tea police later found on his body. >> the guy on top in the black hoodie was throwing down blows on the guy. >> a photo showing zimmerman with a bloody nose and head on the night of the flight. >> he confronted him and he shot and killed trayvon martin. >> facebook founder mark zuckerberg could become the second richest man in the country. >> the stock, $38 for a single share. biggest ipo in this country's history. >> lawmakers in washington are eyeing a recent status update by one
ABC
May 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
brown revealed today the state budget deficit has grown to $16 billion. the governor made that announcement in a video address posted on youtube in january the deficit was just over $9 billion. governor brown says it's nearly doubled since then because the economy isn't ramping up as fast as the administration had hoped. >> this means we have to go much further and make cuts far greater than i asked for the beginning of the year. but we can't fill a hole of this magnitude with cuts alone, without doing severe damage to our schools. >> ama: the governor will lay out a revised spending plan that relies on voters approving higher tacks on the wealthy in november. state republicans responded by saying the deficit news underscores the need to reign in spending -- rein in spending. >> alan: 100 supporters of a skyline high school student who was shot and killed bay police officer protested his death with a march for justice today. they made their way from birch street in oakland, where the shooting took place to the east mont mall police station. they say an officer killed the m
ABC
May 16, 2012 11:00pm PDT
on a rugby match that you would put a brown de on the head of opposing players? >> all raptors teams from high school varsity to under 8 years of age have a reputation of competitive and playing hard. but they were offering cash for hard hits surfaced at the raptors under 14 match. >> one of the players hit our player hard which we shot was fine. and he turned to his coach and said how is that coach? is that good enough for the money? >> he complained to the league's governing body. the northern california youth rugby association, and matte son is the disciplinary chairman. >> it was $20 or $30. but from a kid's perspective whether it is $5 or $500, it is a motivation and that is not appropriate. >> they held a hearing by conference call and they say he denied ever offering a bounty. but a player on the raptors under 14 team and his father came forward to say it is true. they offered that boy and his teammates money for hits that would knock the other players out of the game. >> i was particularly upset tha
ABC
May 17, 2012 1:05am PDT
important on a rugby match that you would put a brown de on the head of opposing players? >> all raptors teams from high school varsity to under 8 years of age have a reputation of competitive and playing hard. but they were offering cash for hard hits surfaced at the raptors under 14 match. >> one of the players hit our player hard which we shot was fine. and he turned to his coach and said how is that, coach? is that goodor the money? >> he complained to the league's governing body. the northern california youth rugby association, and matte son is the disciplinary chairman. >> it was $20 or $30. but from a kid's perspective whether it is $5 or $500, it is a motivation and that is not appropriate. >> they held a hearing by conference call and they say he denied ever offering a bounty. but a player on the raptors under 14 team and his father came forward to say it is true. they offered that boy and his teammates money for hits that would knock the other players out of the game. y upsets that once the began there was some a meeting of some sort telling the kids not to say anything about i
ABC
May 24, 2012 4:30am PDT
annually. >>> for the first time since taking office, governor brown's disapproval rating is higher than his approval rating among likely voters in a major california poll. according to a poll 4 % disapprove of the job governor -- 43% disapprove, 42% approve. last month it was 47%. the dip comes after the announcement last week that the deficit has grown 60%. the poll shows 56% of voters support his november ballot initiative to raise taxes. 38% opposed. >>> spokesperson for tully's coffee says state imposed furloughs are partly to blame foreclosure of downtown cafe. with no notice they closed may 17th. the company said the company was not meeting minimum financial requirements to stay open. [ unintelligible ] >>> 4:45. the new way to move you through airport security faster. >>> mysterious explosion onboard a nuclear submarine. why investigators are stumped about the cause. >>> calcium supplements and your health. what is good for bones could harm heart. >> science on the chopping block. the governor's plan to save money by3q lysol knows the soft places we love could be home to bacteria
NBC
May 12, 2012 5:00pm PDT
>>> right now at 5:00, governor jerry brown makes a surprising announcement about the state budget crisis. we'll let you know what it is. missing teenagers here this weekend say thers a renewed energy in the case. we'll explain why. >>> another summer like day in the bay area. the changes approaching starting tomorrow for mother's day. what to expect. the news at 5:00 starts right now. >>> announcer: nbc bay area news starts now. >>> good evening. i'm diane dwyer. california's budget crisis is much worse than previously thought. at least that's what governor brown said today. the short fall is nearly double what it was predicted to be a couple months ago. monty is live in san francisco with more on that and what it means to schools and other government agencies. monty? >> reporter: good evening. the governor releases the revised proposal on monday. it will mean cuts to health and welfare. the short fall has grown to $16 billion. back in january, the budget short fall was $9 billion. as for why it's grown so much, he said tax collections have not come in as expected and the economy
NBC
May 16, 2012 11:00pm PDT
in california and the other six brown states is there case law. in the rest of the states, surrogacy is in some form of legal limbo. tiffany found her surrogate just hours from her home. >> we had a cup of tea. and she has a lawyer and i have a lawyer. and you go over the specifics. >> reporter: once that was settled, tiffany and her surrogate began a friendship. and tiffany got to watch her baby grow throughout the pregnancy. and when the baby girl was born, tiffany was there. >> i got to cut the umbilical cord. i was on the bed with her. we were hugging. it was an incredible experience. and now, our dreams came true. >> reporter: tiffany shared her story, in hopes of empowering women, paralyzed after infertility. >> to have the surrogacy go so smoothly, such gratitude. >> if you'd like more information about tiffany's story, we'll link you to her facebook page. go to our website, nbcbayarea.com. and click as seen on, or such surrogacy solutions. >>> time to upgrade your iphone. the next generation iphone will offer a wider screen. apple has placed an order for bigger display screens from its
NBC
May 23, 2012 5:00pm PDT
, but parents not so much. governor brown is starting to roll out a plan b that includes cutting the school year if voters reject his proposed tax increase in november. he would permit school districts to cut three weeks from the school year instead of dumping classes or teachers. they cut five days. growing opposition, but governor brown said nothing is set in stone. >> they haven't been enacted and they will look at their ideas. i can't reinvent the world. we have to go to the people. >> the governor's office is very clear if the tax initiative fails, most of the $6 billion in emergency budget cuts would come from education. >> it's the last last call at san francisco's gold dust lounge. the owners at the union square bar announced they are closing tonight. the bar where janice joplin once visited tried to fought off an eviction notice, but rather than doing that, they decided to relocate. friends gathered to raise one last glass. >> it's corporate greed taking over. really, really sad. you can't save something like this without money. unfortunately it's done. >> the bar's owners are planning
CBS
May 24, 2012 12:00pm PDT
's financial problems are starting to hurt gov. jerry brown's popularity. the public policy institute shows 43 percent of likely voters disapprove of the governor's top job performance. 42 percent approved. is that in public opinion registered days after last week's announcement that california's budget deficit had grown to nearly $16 billion. >> a comment a supervisor made about a week the board has people riled up. >> trying to figure out what harvey milk would have wanted, so we decided to do something unique in the office and we got out the week keyboard. >> analyst made those comments tuesday when the board was discussing how harvey milk would feel about having a vessel named after him, a naval vessel. he told us that it was called just a joke. >> just poking fun at the the board of supervisors. and people trying to say what part you would have wanted. i thought it would be fun to have a seance. >> he says the closest he has come to the occult is reading all seven harry potter box. just a joke. get ready foreclosures. what you need to know before hitting the road for the long holiday week
KOFY
May 17, 2012 12:00am PDT
on a rugby match that you would put a brown de on the head of opposing players? >> all raptors teams from high school varsity to under 8 years of age have a reputation of competitive and playing hard. but they were offering cash for hard hits surfaced at the raptors under 14 match. >> one of the players hit our player hard which we shot was fine. and he turned to his coach and said how is that, coach? is that good enough for the money? >> he complained to the league's governing body. the northern california youth rugby association, and matte son is the disciplinary chairman. >> it was $20 or $30. but from a kid's perspective whether it is $5 or $500, it is a motivation and that is not appropriate. >> they held a hearing by conference call and they say he denied ever offering a bounty. but a player on the raptors under 14 team and his father came forward to say it is true. they offered that boy and his teammates money for hits that would knock the other players out of the game. >> i was particularly upset that once the investigation began there was some a meeting of some sort telling the k
ABC
May 22, 2012 5:00am PDT
and the governor who makes $174,000 a year. governor brown is projecting a nearly 16 billion dollar budget shortfall for the next fizz cal -- fiscal year. panel members are pointed by the governor and will meet to discuss cutting officials' pay may 31st. the berkeley city council set to vote on standard mutual aid agreement for the police department to decide whether to answer other requests for help. they want to make it clear the city will not offer mutual aid on political demonstrations like the one during the occupy occupy -- the occupy oakland protests and occupy cal demonstrations last fall. officials want berkeley police to handle civil disobedience as if it were managing an event and the police to call off mutual atmosphere does not provide human rights safeguards. later today san ramon residents will sound off on proposed curfew for minors ordinance would allow police to write citations to kids who miss school without a valid reason. repeat offenders will face fines from $100 to $500. the d.a.'s office says the curfew will help reduce crime. a public hearing scheduled in san ramon
CW
May 13, 2012 8:30am PDT
to talk about with when it comes to the budget after this big announcement from the governor brown yesterday. say the budget deficit is worse than expected twice as a matter of fact the previous estimate of $9 billion back in january. >>> we now expect more cuts for the governor released the details of his revised budget proposal tomorrow. and how plans to close the gap. >>> even as the governor was getting his tax hike petitions to state election officials was warning is that taxes would not be enough the governor went public with the bad news. critter tax receipts are coming and lower-than-expected and the federal government and the courts have blocked us from making billions in necessary budget reductions. the result is that we are now facing a $16 billion whole not the 9 billion we thought in january. >>> state revenues are three and a half billion dollars less than anticipated and the state spent $2.1 million more than they expected the been the federal government and for blocking the cuts as they passed budget gridlock forces him to go to the voters. >>> the cat foe of th
CBS
May 18, 2012 5:00am PDT
. >> and you can see more of that interview with governor brown at 7:00. >> if you're heading out the door, we have sunshine and a spectacular weekend >> the wind was really blowing yesterday. brown the bay area we have mostly clear skies, temperatures in the 40's and 50's a couple of patches of fog by the coast line. high pressure was building in very nicely and it will set the stage for a nice weekend. average temperatures usually in the '60s and '70s and we will be just about there but much more over the weekend. >> live at the pleasanton area, all of those headlights is westbound 580 traffic. we can show you this stretch in the next matt, 14 minutes coming out of the altamont pass towards 680 and the dublin interchange. coming across the bay bridge, here is a live look at traffic. so far everything looks great and there is no delay. >> lawmakers want to know more about the huge trading blunder at j.p. morgan chase. the senate banking committee plans to invite their ceo jamie diamond to testify. the committees discussing wall street reform and says it should hear directly from him about the
NBC
May 11, 2012 4:30am PDT
too. >> yeah, i'll be here. >>> the u.s. transportation secretary ray lahood told jerry brown and lawmakers the obama administration will not wait until the fall deadline. instead, he's urging lawmakers to approve the rail project in the next budget vote next month. lahood want the government wants to make sure that they are committed before allocating the $3.3 billion to start construction. the $6 billion project is expected to start that construction next year. >>> meantime, governor brown expected to release a revised budget statement next week. in oakland today, community advocates will hold a rally calling on the governor to keep funding for social safety net programs like medical, cal works and education. >>> it is 4:38 right now and, of course, friday always feels good, but christina loren is here to tell us there's more reason to feel good because there's a lot of sunshine coming. >> good morning to you. temperatures are running mild in the south bay this morning. we're at 59 degrees in san jose versus popping up in napa. the microclimates are becoming more of a factor
KICU
May 29, 2012 11:30pm PDT
voters support governor brown's tax hikes. 59% of likely voters favor the ballot initiative that would temporarily raise the sales tax and tax high wage earners. california faces a budget deficit of $16 billion. >>> governor brown is starting an investigation. the ap says only 40% of the 15 million collected so far has gone to anti terror programs. they were supposed to get 85%. and almost none has gone to pay for scholarships from children from california who lost their parents in the attacks as was supposed to happen. the rest was reportedly used to reduce the state's budget deficit or to pay for other budget items. >>> the california high speed rail process has a new boss, he's jeff morales. morales has previously worked on president obama's transition team. morales said he was honored and looked forward to working on the high speed rail project. >>> it appears more drivers acted responsibly this memorial day weekend. that is down from 119 arrests made at the same time last year. two fatal crashes were reported over the weekend the same as last year. >>> a player on the san jose s
CBS
May 14, 2012 6:00am PDT
ceo. >> today gov. jerry brown will officially deliver the bad news about to revise state budget >> we're now facing a $16 billion hole, not the $9 billion we thought in january. >> the governor blames the deficit on higher tax revenues, lower tax revenues. he says cuts to education and public safety are not acceptable. republicans have reacted to the governors' appeal by saying there must be more cuts. protests are planned against pg&e outside the company's headquarters. >> it is expected to be a busy morning here at pg&e headquarters as you mentioned. they will have the annual shareholders' meeting and protesters are expected to be here as well as a politician who will be introducing new legislation. it is their annual shareholders meeting, the first for the new ceo. it is expected to be met with unhappy customers and at the same time, san mateo assemblyman jerry hill is planning on introducing a bill that would require top utility executives to give back bonuses if the company is fine for safety violations. what he says is that he is trying to stop what happened in 2011 when the for
CBS
May 24, 2012 5:00am PDT
>>> california's financial problems are hurting gov. brown popularity. the latest poll shows 43 percent of likely voters disapprove of his job performance, 42 percent approved. the first time a plurality express disapproval for gov. brown weekend bus service between san francisco part of a proposed budget cut. the board board will hold a meeting in oakland expect an 8% increase in next year's budget that is due to a jump and writer ship. that will involve east base stations in pittsburgh in fremont. some parents friending to pull their kids out of fairfield high school because the district is cutting sports and other after- school activities. they need $450,000 to keep the programs going. some kids depend on sports to get into college. >>> what about when have on my resume i am trying get into college i volunteered for the library down the street and that isn't going to get into college. >>> final vote to cut programs and three high schools in fairfield expected next month >>> potentially storm broke in off of mexico's coast hurricane but packing sustained winds of 75 miles per hour it is southwe
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May 15, 2012 6:00pm PDT
presupuestari o del gobernador jerry brown.. take vo ---este incluye recortar dias al calendario escolar, recortar las horas take half slab y salarios de los empleados estatales, ademas de cerrar todos los edificios estatales un dia a la semana... ---ademas, apuesta fuertemente a que su propuesta de incrementos fiscales a los mas ricos sea aprobada por los electores en noviembre, ya que de lo contrario, advierte, se agregarian otros seis mil millones al deficit... ---hoy el comite de presupuesto de la asamblea se reunio para revisar el plan del gobernador... cu - anchor ---historico es el acuerdo en que bancos han tenido que pagar millones de dolares despues de ser acusados de abusos en los embargos hipotecarios. ---mucho de ese dinero se esperaba que fuera destinado a ayudarle a la gente a no seguir perdiendo sus casas en estas ejecuciones hipotecarias, pero como nos cuenta pilar nino parece que eso va a cambiar. take pkg take pkg ;01 ;24 1;07 1;37 1;49 trt: 2;04 --- outcue: " telemundo 48" mas de cuatro cientos millones de dolares del acuerdo judicial alcanzado con 5 grandes bancos acu
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May 29, 2012 10:00pm PDT
. >>> a new poll suggests the majority of california voters support governor brown's tax hikes. 59% of likely voters favor the ballot initiative that would temporarily raise the sales tax and tax high wage earners. california faces a budget deficit of $16 billion. >>> governor brown is starting an investigation. the ap says only 40% of the 15 million collected so far has gone to anti terror programs. they were supposed to get 85%. and almost none has gone to pay for scholarships from children from california who lost their parents in the attacks as was supposed to happen. the rest was reportedly used to reduce the state's budget deficit or to pay for other budget items. >>> the california high speed rail process has a new boss, he's jeff morales. morales has previously worked on president obama's transition team. morales said he was honored and looked forward to working on the high speed rail project. >>> it appears more drivers acted responsibly this memorial day weekend. that is down from 119 arrests made at the same time last year. two fatal crashes were reported over the weekend the sam
NBC
May 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
forecast. the deficit is ballooning. governor jerry brown announced that january's projected shortfall of 9 billion dollars is now nearly double that. the governor is to release his revised buchlkt tomorrow and it's expected to include devastating cuts to health and welfare programs as well as to education. in a youtube video released this weekend governor brown explained why that outlook is so bleak. >> tax receipts are coming in lower than expected, and the federal government and the courts have blocked us from making billions in necessary budget reductions. the result is that we're now facing a $16 billion hole. non29 billion we thought in january. >> the governor's solution is for voters to pass his november tax ballot -- ballot tax initiatives. it would raise an estimated $7 billion by increasing the income tax on people who make more than $250,000 a year. the plan also temporarily raises sales tax by a quarter cent. >>> as 700,000 home care workers and patients worry about those looming budget cuts, they're also stressing this morning about a security breach that might have exposed pe
NBC
May 15, 2012 6:00am PDT
waiting and holding their breath for the governor jerry brown's revised budget. now the governor says the state is nearly $16 billion in debt and cuts do need to be made. the governor's plan would reduce the following child care for mothers trying to get off welfare, in-home support for the needy and health care for the poor. and more cuts to schools and the your system. and looks like kind of a grim outlook for state workers. brown wants state employees to work four-day weeks. not sure that's a bad thing. also wants to make sure huge cuts are made to medicare and he is pushing in november a initiative for temporary tax increases. >> is that if we don't approve the temporary tax increases in november, the cuts will get a lot worse. schools could be forced to close up to 15 days per year. >> now back in january, brown estimated the budget shortfall would be $9 billion. that's since ballooned up to since we told you $6 million. >>> 6:08, california casinos are trying to get state lawmakers to get all in for internet poker. supporters say legalizing poker online will put hundreds of mill
NBC
May 21, 2012 6:00pm PDT
search operation by brown played a key role in the rescue effort today. >> a little too whacky. 20 runners arrested for breaking the law in the bay to breakers race in san francisco. another eight cited for carrying open containers. an estimated 50,000 people, though, participated in the event. 28-year-old ethiopian woman was the first to cross the finish line. her time 39 minutes and 2.4 seconds. she took home 7,$3nt000 in priz money. >>> following up on a story we first reported last week, senior citizens in san jose say they feel squeezed out by budget cuts. the city eliminated the transportation program for seniors last year. many of them now use walk eers get to their local senior centers. today many of them gathered in front of san jose city hall to tell lawmakers not to lock them out of crucial services. several city councilmembers were listening. >> trying to restore the transportation to take our seniors to our senior centers so that they can have a nutritious meal and they have an opportunity to social, to interact with other seniors. >> a recent report by the xlupt group
ABC
May 13, 2012 11:00pm PDT
crisis continues to grow. governor brown is expected to rehe's his re-advised plan to ease the $16 billion deficit. he wants to raise the sales tax and increase taxes on the rich which brown believes the state needs to under if schools and protect public safety. the budget and public safety are an issue at the city level. many are battling with pension reform to reduce ballooning deficits. and in san jose, it is creating problems in the police department. abc7 news reporter thomas roman is live in the newsroom with more. >> police officers say the pension reform measure b on the june ballot will slash the future takeout pay of officers as much as 50%. the police officers union says the measure is so unreasonable it will force many officers to leave the department which is already understaffed. >> they are leaving in droves. it is really sad to watch. >> he is president of the san jose police officer's union. he is concerned that measure b, a pension reform plan on the june 5th ballot has caused many officers to seek work with other police departments. >> we had an additional 60 or
ABC
May 14, 2012 2:00am PDT
,000 employees in the biggest purge. >>> california's budget crisis continues to grow. governor brown is expected to rehe's his re-advised plan to ease the $16 billion he wan deficit. he wants to raise the sales tax and increase taxes on the rich which brown believes the state needs to under if schools and protect public safety. the budget and public safety are an issue at the city level. many are battling with pension reform to reduce ballooning deficits. and in san jose, it is creating problems in the police department. abc7 news reporter thomas roman is live in the newsroom with more.>> police officer >> police officers say the pension reform measure b on the june ballot willthe june ba future takeout pay of officers as much as 50%. the police officers union says the measure is so unreasonable it will force many officers to leave the department which is alreadyaffed. >> they are leaving in droves. it is really sad to watch. >> he is president of the san jose police officer's union. he is concerned that measure b, a pension reform plan on the june 5th ballot has caused many officers to seek wor
NBC
May 18, 2012 6:00pm PDT
may be nearly $17 billion. that's a billion dollars more than what governor brown estimate this had week. they estimate facebook will give the state $2 billion boost over the next couple of years. >> it depends on how many people sell, whether they're residents in the state of california can, and what the stock price is. it helps significantly, but we still have a long way to go. >> a long way to go because the state controller says it will take multiple facebooks to close the budget gap. >> it seems governor brown needs to update his knowledge of facebook. during an interview on the cbs national morning show, the governor said his state is where facebook was invented. he added not in texas, not in arizona, not in manhattan. now when the interviewer pointed out zuckerberg developed fa facebook at harvard in massachusetts, governor brown quickly responded the inventors quickly came to california where all the other innovative people are. good save by the governor. we have extensive coverage on our website at nbcbayis area.com. just search facebook. >>> well, he's the man behind the w
CBS
May 11, 2012 6:00am PDT
friday. on monday governor jerry brown is expected to unveil new cuts to state spending. yesterday he submitted signatures for his tax hike initiatives to protect schools and public safety, the governor says he has twice the number of signatures needed to qualify for the november ballot. the state is more than $9 billion in the red but that is expected to change. get ready for some serious sticker shock at the pump as we head closer to the memorial day weekend, refinery problems are choking supplies for california special blend of cleaner-burning gasoline. prices could jump as much as 20ยข in the next few days alone. west coast gas inventories are at the lowest levels right now in 20 years. here's a look at the average price of gas in the bay area. san francisco at the highs at $4.34. oakland and san jose not far behind. both at more than four and a quarter percent. >> a leak almost up to the operation involving a double agent in yemen. u.s. forces and the operation early when someone leaked association press information. they withheld the information until the operation was over. the
FOX
May 25, 2012 5:00am PDT
. as you said there, dave, the celebrations does kick off today. governor jerry brown will be at the gift of the bridge ceremony this morning at 10:00. that is just the start of all the festivities. there will be events going on all weekend long. then sunday evening main event a major fire works show. a show so big it will be shutting down the bridge from 9:00 until midnight on sunday. the bridge district is advising anyone that wants to see the show to take public transportation to the area. parking will be very limited this weekend. one of the best ways to see the show is from the water. somewhere a nice clear morning right now coming back to our live shot. hopefully that's what it will be like on sun. one of the best views you will get is from the water that is a little preview of what we will be doing this morning. we will have an awesome view of the golden gate bridge. for now we are live in san francisco christien kafton. >> i'm jealous of christien. he's right there. if you want more details on this weekends celebration, go to ktvu.com look for the golden gate at 75 tab it's right
NBC
May 15, 2012 5:00am PDT
, the governor's new revised budget plan. governor brown announcing california is now $16 billion in debt. to deal with the deficit, he's proposing reductions in child care for mothers trying to get off welfare as well as inhome support services for the needy and health care for the poor. the governor also says more cuts to school in the court system could be coming. he says another money saver would be a four-day workweek for state employees as well as slicing medicare and he is pushing a november initiative for a temporary tax increase. >> the governor's budget is that if we don't approve the temporary tax increases in november, the cuts will get a lot worse, schools could be forced to close up to 15 days per year. >> back in january, brown estimated the budget shortfall to be $9 billion. it's now ballooned as we mentioned earlier to $16 billion. >>> well, now the latest hottest topic in silicon valley, the social offering just days away from facebook's ipo. live with the newest target price for shares going up. >> good morning, laura, yeah, it is official, face book says it is raising
NBC
May 29, 2012 6:00am PDT
dry and dangerous this year. firefighters say it's not just those brown hills out there. the budget also has them worried. >> i'm nervous. and i'm nervous about the type of fires, how big they're going to get this year, and the lack of firefighters on the fire ground and it's going to proiz the safety of all the people and as well as the firefighters. >> and a little heads up from cal fire reminding homeowners to clear at least 100 feet of defensible space around their property just to make sure they don't feed into that problem. >>> well, the brown hills, that means we need rain. but doesn't look like any is in the foreseeable future. christina loren? >> no, the exact contrary to be specific. we have a warm-up on the way in the bay area. after today, temperatures are going to soar. it's 6:36 now. temperatures are rather cool to start with mostly clear conditions. you're at 39 degrees, just about half an hour ago. now we're starting to see the temperatures come up just a touch now that the sun is out. as we head through the day today, that cloud cover is going to clear quickly. we'v
FOX
May 7, 2012 7:00am PDT
memorial. governor brown will be among those attending the ceremony. >>> meanwhile, several bay area police officers are taking part in a national event honoring this officer and other officers. overnight, they took a red eye flight from oakland to new york city. they will join others in a marathon bike ride to raise money for the national law enforcement memorial. three vallejo police officers still grieving the loss of the officer will be among the riders. >> we've not forgotten him or his family. we think about him all of the time. >> these barelies traveled light -- bay area police officers traveled light and shipped all of their bike gear ahead of time, free of charge. >>> the city of san francisco may be losesle 49ers to santa clara but they are not going away empty-handed. the "chronicle" says the 9ers will have the option of staying until 2019 or earlier. in return, the team would give the city $1 million. san francisco would also be part of the 49ers' bid to bring the super bowl to the bay area as early as 2016. >>> well, today is the deadline for students to submit designs for at
ABC
May 31, 2012 4:30am PDT
. "los angeles times" reports the brown administration does not intend redo revenue forecast because the stock price will continue to fluctuate. >>> this morning san francisco mayor lee will unveil a two year budget plan including money to hire more than 300 new police officers. the mayor also wants to hire more than 250 new firefighters over the next six years. lee wants to increase loans to small businesses and create new business corridors. the proposal will reveal how he plans to close the projected 170 million dollar budget gap. the board of supervisors will take up the budget next month. >>> privately owned dragon spacecraft is detached from the international space station and preparing for a ride back to earth. the it delivered half a ton of cargo to the space station seven days ago the first private mission ever to the station. spacex is headed by elon musk chairman of tesla. the reusable dragon capsule is expected to splash down in the pacific before 9:00 this morning, pacific time. >>> very little clouds you know we are ready for that warm-up mike tell us more. >>> looks li
ABC
May 14, 2012 4:00pm PDT
. >> there are prot testors said they helped elect jerry brown to his dream job now accusing him of taking away their opportunities to better themselves. two dozen people gathered in san jose to protest the plan to deal with the revised $16 billion gap. they're especially furious with his proposal to implement $8 billion in cuts affecting health care, inhome services and welfare to work programs. california state university system will face $250 million in trigger cuts unless california voters approved a tax increase the governor wants to makeup the rest of the deficit. there is some relief, you can say and a lot of anger with the may revision to the budget. >> i can't believe he can have nerve to do this after the years i've been voting and i vote every time we have an election. and for him to let me down like this, my children, my grandson? outrageous. >> there is expressed gratitude for prioritizing higher education. here in san jose state we feel the same way. >> so education across the board would suffer if voters don't approve the increase package mentioned earlier. governor brown called
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